56 N. Hillside Avenue, Roxbury Township
This classic, move-in ready four-bedroom colonial home is in desirable Kenvil on an established tree- lined street with a convenient location. The interior includes a floor plan that flows well for day to day living while affording the spaces required for family gatherings and other entertaining. The first-floor master is ideal for either the homeowner, multi-generational family, could be used as an in-law suite, or for an au pair suite. Generous windows and recessed lighting throughout much of the first floor bring natural and supplemental light into the room.
Upon entering the home, guests arrive at an entry that sets the tone of the home. There is a large coat closet as well as laminate wood flooring connecting to the dining room. The dining room features a large bay window illuminating much of the first floor and is large enough to accomodate a table for 8 people. Beyond the dining room, the living room of the home overlooks the kitchen and offers a warm gathering space. The living room features neutral carpeting and can be accessed from the dining room or kitchen.
The large kitchen features white wood cabinetry with gorgeous granite countertops and a stone with glass inlay tile backsplash. Appliances in the kitchen are white and include a Bosch electric range, stainless steel exhaust hood, Sharp microwave, Bosch dishwasher, a garbage disposal, and a new 2020 GE refrigerator. There is a large island which adds work space, cabinetry, and added seating. The kitchen connects to a large breakfast room with sliding Pella doors with built-in shades opening to a low-maintenance Trex-style deck overlooking the back yard.
Supplementing the kitchen is a pantry closet with plentiful shelves and storage. The large laundry room has a pocket door and features hookups for washer and dryer and has a closet, additional cabinets, and a utility sink. Laminate flooring in the kitchen, breakfast room, and laundry room are easy to maintain.
Adjacent to the living room is a powder room with a cherry cabinet with a granite countertop and laminate flooring.
The first floor of the home is completed by the master bedroom, making this home truly suitable for single-floor and/or multi-generational living.. This bedroom has carpeting and ample windows for a lot of natural light, two closets with pocket doors, and plenty of storage space for a wardrobe. The en-suite master bathroom features a large tiled shower stall and sink vanity with a solid surfaced top offering plenty of counter space.
The stairs leading to the second level are white wood and have a carpet runner in a neutral color. There is a diamond window on the left of the landing on the stairs that overlooks the side yard.
The additional three secondary bedrooms are located on the second floor and are all spacious and have plentiful natural light and neutral carpeting. The bedroom on the left at the top of the stairs can be used as an additional master bedroom as it features a large closet. The other two bedrooms have neutral carpet and a standard size closet. The main bathroom features a tub/shower combination, solid surface vanity top and tiled floor. The hallway is oversized and has an area currently being used as a home office. Additional storage space is available in the large storage room as well as in the attic, both accessible from the second floor hallway.
The basement is currently unfinished and has access from the first level or via the bilco-style door located on the side of the house. The basement can be used as a workshop or as a large storage area.
Systems include oil-fired forced air heat, central air conditioning, public water, public sewer, smoke detectors, carbon monoxide detectors, and a fire extinguisher. The home has a Roth oil tank, Thermo Pride furnace, and a 50 gallon electric Rheen water heater.
The exterior of the house is vinyl siding for easy maintenance and the home features an asphalt shingle roof. There is an oversized detached garage with electric service and attic storage. The recently-paved driveway leads to the side home entrance. The deck in the back of the house is great for additional space for dining, entertaining, or relaxing and overlooks the back yard featuring mature trees.
The property is located in the Kenvil section of Roxbury Township in Morris County. Nearby is Horseshoe Lake which provides summer beach fun, a beautiful park, immaculate athletic fields, playgrounds for the little ones and trails for the adventurous. Ledgewood Park/Morris Canal Park comprises over 250 acres of forest land and offers a fishing pond and hiking trails. It is served by Franklin Elementary School, Lincoln/Roosevelt 5th and 6th grade, Eisenhower Middle School and Roxbury High School and is convenient to several shopping malls. Commuter highways (Route 10, Route 46, and Route 80), Lakeland bus line and NJ Transit trains allow for convenient access to New York City and Newark Liberty International Airport as well as smaller regional airports.